Volleyball: Emmanuel downs Panthers 3-0

Volleyball: Emmanuel downs Panthers 3-0

CARNESVILLE, Ga. - Emmanuel got a combined 27 kills from Riley Forester and Brittany Woods in sweeping LaGrange 3-0 at the Rocky Ford Recreation Center on Tuesday. The Panthers slipped to 5-5 on the season, while the Lady Lions improved to 10-1.

Emmanuel took the match by scores of 25-20, 25-23 and 25-14. Forester had a match-high 14 kills and Woods had 13.

Junior Katie Covington led LaGrange with a double-double of 11 kills and 11 digs. The double-double was Covington's fifth of the season. Crystal Colvin had a team-high 12 digs, while Erin McKinstry had 22 assists.

The Panthers play in the Trinity (Fla.) Tournament on Saturday. The Panthers will play Edward Waters, Northwood and Trinity.